ACTIVE JUDGES (by Seniority)

Chief Judge Priscilla R. Owen
903 San Jacinto Boulevard, Room 434
Austin, TX 78701

(512) 916-5167

Judge Edith H. Jones
515 Rusk Avenue, Room 12505
Houston, TX 77002

(713) 250-5484

Judge Jerry E. Smith
515 Rusk Avenue, Room 12621
Houston, TX 77002
(713) 250-5101

Judge Carl E. Stewart
300 Fannin Street, Suite 5226
Shreveport, LA 71101

(318) 676-3765


Judge James L. Dennis
600 Camp Street, Room 219
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 310-8000

Judge Jennifer Walker Elrod
515 Rusk Avenue, Room 12014
Houston, TX 77002

(713) 250-7590

Judge Leslie H. Southwick
501 E. Court Street, Suite 3.750
Jackson, MS 39201 

(601) 608-4760

Judge Catharina Haynes
1100 Commerce Street, Room 1452
Dallas, TX 75242

(214) 753-2750

Judge James E. Graves, Jr. 
501 E. Court Street, Suite 3.550
Jackson, MS 39201
(601) 608-4775

Judge Stephen A. Higginson
600 Camp Street, Room 300
New Orleans, LA 70130

(504) 310-8228

Judge Gregg J. Costa
515 Rusk Street, Room 12015
Houston, TX 77002

(713) 250-5030 

Judge Don R. Willet
600 S Maestri Pl
New Orleans, LA 70130

(512) 691-9330


Judges James C. Ho
1100 Commerce Street, Suite 1264
Dallas, TX 75242

(214) 765-2870

Judge Stuart Kyle Duncan
777 Florida Street, Suite 369
Baton Rouge, LA 70801

(225) 726-2905

Judge Kurt D. Engelhardt
600 Camp Street, Room 230
New Orleans, LA 70130

(504) 310-8311

Judge Andrew S. Oldham
903 San Jacinto Blvd., Room 440
Austin, TX 78701

(512) 676-2690 

SENIOR JUDGES (Alphabetically)

Judge Rhesa H. Barksdale 

501 E. Court Street, Suite 3.800
Jackson, MS 39201

(601) 608-4730

Judge Fortunato P. Benavides
903 San Jacinto Boulevard, Room 450
Austin, TX 78701

512-916-5796

Judge Edith Brown Clement
600 Camp Street, Room 200
New Orleans, LA 70130

(504) 310-8068

Judge W. Eugene Davis
600 Camp Street, Room 346
New Orleans, LA 70130 

(504) 310-8036

Judge Patrick E. Higginbotham
755 E. Mulberry Avenue, Suite 350
San Antonio, TX 78212

(210) 472-4060

Judge E. Grady Jolly
501 E. Court Street, Suite 3.850
Jackson, MS 39201

(601) 608-4745

Judge Carolyn Dineen King

515 Rusk Avenue, Room 11020
Houston, TX 77002-2694

(713) 250-5750

Judge Thomas M. Reavley
515 Rusk Avenue, Room 11009
Houston, TX 77002-2605

(713) 250-5185

Judge Jacques L. Wiener, Jr.
600 Camp Street, Room 244
New Orleans, LA 70130-3425

(504) 310-8098



United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal
600 S. Maestri Place Suite 115
New Orleans, LA 70130-3408
(504) 310-7700 
www.ca5.uscourts.gov


CLERK
Lyle W. Cayce

CHIEF DEPUTY CLERK
Thomas Plunkett